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Tuesday 21st Jan

Despite the frost, surprisingly warm in the bright sunshine and very picturesque flying, with fog in some of the valleys. One Trial Lesson, who we may well see again (he bought a logbook), two annual check flights for Brian and Simon did a circuit to keep current. Shame we didn’t have more trade. Sid ...
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Saturday 18th January 2020

For the first time in ages and ages we likely have  a number of flyable days in a row.  The BBC described it as the first substantial (1047 mbar) anti-cyclone since September. Steve Moss, Harry Bloxham and Norman Parry completed annual checks all having not flown in gliders for a little while.  All demonstrated they could still fly.  On the training front Peiman and Patrick both progressed.  A small handful of private gliders appeared, interesting because it wasn’t at all ...
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Another full day's work on the the South Hangar end wall replacement project, both end walls are now completed. Today's team was Tim, Larry & ... See more

3 months ago

Thursday... work continues on the South Hanger with Tim, Julian, Alan, Larry and Ray. By the time the rain arrived all the supporting structure was ... See more

3 months ago
Photos from Bristol and Gloucestershire Gliding Club's post

Shout out to our resident University Club @bristolunigliding who shared our love of gliding and Nympsfield with the latest freshers today!

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4 months ago
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We could try poking it once on a while

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Thanks for looking after me @lashamglidingsociety but I'll be going home now. Thanks Lucian for coming to pick me up! #gliding #bga #woodenplate ... See more

4 months ago
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Congratulations to one of our cadets, Patrick, who flew solo today at 15! A fantastic achievement. #gliding #bga #naturalhigh #avgeek #cotswoldlife

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Woodchester Mansion

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Woodchester Park Footpath Closures.
Access to the Mansion from the National Trust car park is NOT AFFECTED.
Major forestry works start next week to ... See more

4 months ago

the moment of commitment to go to the Isle of Wight

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A trip to the Isle of Wight.

4 months ago
Photos from Bristol and Gloucestershire Gliding Club's post

Nothing like a group trip to the seaside to mark the end of the Summer holidays! Well done boys and girls.

📷 Scotty Doo @ St. Catherine's ... See more

4 months ago
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Nymspfield boys and girls on Tour at the BGA Interclub League #gliding #bga #avgeek

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How can gliders fly without propulsion | The most complete explanation

Support my work here http://joyplanes.com/donate/ Watch this video in Spanish here https://youtu.be/kssl8xomOxo Special thanks to Stefan Langer, a ... See more

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A huge thank you to @flightdeckwingman who generously provided 5 Airline Assessment Preparation Courses to the Junior pilots that demonstrated the ... See more

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We could not be more stoked that these 3 pilots, who we claim as our own, all won top prizes at the UK Junior Nationals awards last night.

Jake ... See more

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Thank you to #skylaunch for their generous sponsorship of the Junior Nationals entry fees.

#UKJG19 #bga #gliding

4 months ago
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Congratulations to Jake Brattle for his 3rd and final win of the UK Junior Nationals. This trophy could not be better deserved!

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A shout out to the #bga 2 seater coaches that gave up their time (and gliders) to fly pre-silver pilots in the Junior Nationals. This coaching ... See more

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